Our Mission

Christine’s Place seeks to be a safe and confidential place where individuals and families can find information, support, and hope related to pregnancy, parenting, sexuality, and abortion recovery in a loving, life-affirming atmosphere.

Our Vision

The vision of Christine’s Place is to be known and embraced by our community as a centre of hope, healing and restoration for individuals and families.

 

 

Our Core Values

  • We believe in unconditional love, acceptance, respect, and confidentiality

  • We believe each person has the right and responsibility to make well informed decisions about their personal life choices

  • We believe in the importance of the family unit and want to facilitate and create an environment where families can be strengthened and restored.

  • We believe in the power of reconciliation and healing

  • We believe in the sanctity of human life

  • As a faith-based organization we strive to support the most vulnerable in our midst

  • Our services are available to anyone, regardless of race, religion or values

Our Commitment of Care

Christine’s Place is a not-for-profit centre that is committed to helping individuals who are experiencing, or have previously experienced an unplanned pregnancy.

  • Clients are served without regard to age, race, income, nationality, religious affiliation, disability or other arbitrary circumstances.

  • Clients are treated with kindness, compassion and in a caring manner.

  • Clients always receive honest and open answers.

  • Client pregnancy tests are distributed and administered in accordance with all applicable laws.

  • Client information is held in strict and absolute confidence.  Client information is disclosed only as required by law and when necessary to protect the client or others against imminent harm.

  • Clients receive accurate information about pregnancy, fetal development, lifestyle issues and related concerns.

  • We do not offer, recommend or refer for abortions or abortifacients, but we are committed to offering accurate information about abortion procedures and risks.

  • All of our advertising and communications are truthful and honest and accurately describe the services we offer.

  • All of our staff and volunteers receive proper training to uphold these standards.

Adopted from the Canadian Association of Pregnancy Support Services